The sparrows have called it for some time from the rooftops — and although it was falsely Sony come back in December with its own VR event around the corner, some information has come true. Instead, with his own show, Sony demonstrated the new VR headset for the PlayStation 5 within the CES 2022 (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas in more detail before. The official name: PlayStation VR2. The new VR controllers: Sense. The Specs: Quite impressive.
These are the data from PSVR2
PlayStation VR2 to be a true next-gen glasses. In addition to the resolution (4K HDR) there are some other features that should do it. Instead of elaborate tracking by an external camera has built-in cameras PSVR2 that your movements can be transferred directly to the games. Even the movements of your eyes, be registered. In conjunction with a rumble feature of the headset, 3D audio and the new controllers is to be achieved of immersion (via PlayStation blog) a new level.
Here you can see an overview of the specs published at PSVR2:
Resolution: 2000×2040 per eye
refresh rate: 90Hz, 120Hz
Field of View: approx 110 degrees
Motion Sensors: Six-Axis (Three-Axis Gyroscope, Three-axis accelerometer)
Cameras: 4 cameras for tracking the headset and the controller, depending on an IR camera for tracking the eye
Feedback: vibration through the headset
communication with the PS5: USB-C
Input: Built-in microphone
Output: Connection for stereo headphones
images there is unfortunately not so far, but a patent could give us at least a rough idea of VR glasses:
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When will PSVR2? To this end, Sony had at hand no new information. However, there are rumors according to which the headset is to come later this year on the market. Another Leak reveals that mass production could start soon. Let’s hope that Sony sufficient hardware components together gets.
And this is the VR controller Sense
The controller, of which we have already seen images were once again discussed. After the outdated Move technology, uses the PSV on the PS4, you can expect a big jump here. Based on the dual sense of PS5, the new VR controller is simply called Sense.
And here you see all the data to the sense controller:
[Right] PS button Options button, action buttons (circle, cross), R1 button, R2 button, right stick, R3 button
[Left] PS button Create button Action buttons (triangle, square), L1 button, L2 button, left stick, L3 button
Motion sensors: Six-Axis (Three-Axis Gyroscope, Three-Axis Accelerometer)
Capacitive sensor: finger sensor, IR LED: Positioning Tracking
Feedback: Trigger Effect (R2 / L2 buttons), Haptic feedback
Communication: Bluetooth 5.1
Battery: Built-in Lithium-ion battery
New Horizon announced game for VR
The first first-party title for the new VR glasses were also briefly introduced. It is a spin-off to Horizon Zero Dawn entitled Horizon Call of the Mountain. The announcement confirmed rumors according to which Sony more in the future would like to implement their big brands for VR. All information on the game, we have summarized you in a separate article:
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Other alleged leaks speak of a new Castro Bot and a Wipe out for PSVR2. In addition, already the first third-party game with Pavlov Shack, a shooter with Among Us bonds known.
If you one of those people who are prone to motion sickness, we also have a few tips for you how to counteract and can more enjoyable for you to play.
What do you think of the specs — PSVR2 is truly a next-generation headset Will you bring it to you ?